Understanding the Heart

Surprising Insights into the Evolutionary Origins of Heart Disease—and Why It Matters


In Understanding the Heart, Dr. Stephen Hussey lays bare everything he has learned in his deep investigation into the heart, and guides you on a path to prevent disease in the context of a highly diseased modern world in order to enjoy lifelong good health.


“The most mind-blowing information on heart disease. . . . I consider this to be one of the best books I’ve ever read on cardiovascular health.”—Ben Greenfield, New York Times bestselling author

Scott Serrano and Allyson Levy—founders and co-directors of Hortus Arboretum and Botanical Gardens and authors of the new book Cold-Hardy Fruits and Nuts: 50 Easy-to-Grow Plants for the Organic Home Garden or Landscape—give a fascinating presentation that will include an introduction to the diversity, pollination requirements, and growing conditions for common and unusual berry plants from around the world that thrive with low maintenance.

Some berries that will be covered are Honeyberry ,Nanking Cherry, Spikenard, Juneberry, Blackberry, and more!

MORE ABOUT THE BOOK: “[Levy and Serrano] go way beyond the standard fare. . . . With their help, you’ll be growing persimmons, currants and hazelnuts in no time.”—Modern Farmer